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Published: 01 March 2019

136 Pages | 9 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190915247

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Sternberg and Dietrich

The Phenomenology of Spectacle

James Phillips

  • Takes seriously Josef von Sternberg's claim to have offered a "cinematic philosophy" with his work
  • Re-evaluates the productions of a major American filmmaker long often censured for superficiality and aestheticism